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Lincoln in story the life of the martyr-president told in authenticated anecdotes by

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Published by D. Appleton in New York .
Written in English


  • Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Anecdotes.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Anecdotes.,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Anecdotes.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Silas G. Pratt.
ContributionsPratt, S. G. 1846-1916.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 224 p., [7] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17783436M

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